Applications developers or programmers typically write, test, and maintain detailed programs for implementation in desktop, network, and web environments. Successful programmers must be creative, use good problem-solving techniques, have a keen sense of business needs, and possess an excellent understanding of customer requirements. They must also possess the technical and functional skills to analyze, design, develop, and implement object-oriented applications for a variety of audiences. For those pursuing careers as programmers, application development skills and an understanding of specific tools and technologies continue to be the qualifications in highest demand by employers in the technology sector.
Android had a worldwide smartphone market share of 75% in 2012. Historically, this market has been somewhat off-limits to .NET developers be... More »
This class introduces algorithm techniques and data structures for new .NET developers with development experience but no formal computer sc... More »
Get an introduction to ASP.NET with plenty of hands-on examples to illustrate how ASP.NET works and how to use it to create data-driven web ... More »
This class introduces students to computer programming by presenting the fundamental concepts and terminology of programming. Skills in desi... More »
Software quality is everyone's responsibility on the development team. Learn to implement quality from the ground-up, as well as build check... More »
Learn C# programming in a Windows environment using Visual Studio. Develop skills in designing and writing simple C# computer programs using... More »
Study C# programming in a Console environment using Visual Studio. Apply the .NET Framework and object-oriented programming principles to cr... More »
Learn C# programming in a Console environment using Visual Studio. Develop skills in designing and writing C# computer programs using file p... More »
Study C# programming in a Console and Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) environment using Visual Studio. Develop skills in designing an... More »
This course will introduce you to REST services in C#. You will learn best practices for naming conventions, data formats, unit testing, and... More »
Visual Studio has computer software components such as ADO and LINQ that can be used by programmers to access data and data services. Learn... More »
Explore the basics of developing for Apple iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod) using the latest tools. Leverage the Swift programming language ... More »
Dive deeper into the iOS SDK using the Swift programming language to discover how to enhance your apps with location, maps, web views, photo... More »
This updated and extended course employs a combination of lecture, demonstration, and hands-on exercises to teach the fundamentals of the Ja... More »
Windows PowerShell is a utility that greatly extends the scripting capabilities of Windows. Built on the .NET Framework, PowerShell is both ... More »
Windows PowerShell is an administrative application that provides a development platform capable of harnessing the power of Microsoft’s .N... More »
Python is an open-source, general-purpose, programming language whose design philosophy emphasizes code readability. Topics: types, operato... More »
For those with some knowledge of Python, let's expand on those by studying topics such as: functions and modules, files and exceptions, soft... More »
The final capstone project utilizes all the skills learned throughout the C# Programming Certificate. This project will form a central part ... More »
The final capstone project utilizes all the skills learned throughout the C# Web Development certificate. This project will form a central p... More »
Former Microsoft program manager John Pennock chose Bellevue College to get the business and tech training needed to launch two tech startup firms. Read more . . .
Ted Neward's experience as a software developer and teacher helps him provide exceptional instruction in F#, a programming language that offers the best of both worlds. Read more . . .